Link: “Book review – Evita Burned Down Our Pavilion

Original post found at: https://www.espncricinfo.com/story/book-review-evita-burned-down-our-pavilion-1294044

I’m sure the book itself is full of even more interesting historical detail, but this review still gave me a bit more insight into the history of cricket in Argentina (mostly how it declined as Peronism grew). If you’ve ever wondered why Buenos Aires has a rugby team called “Buenos Aires Cricket & Rugby Club”, this might be an interesting little read, haha.

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